velar

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin velaris.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈviːlɚ/, /ˈveɪlɚ/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈviːlə/, /ˈveɪlə/

Adjective[edit]

velar

  1. (phonetics) Articulated at the velum or soft palate.
  2. (mycology) Referring to a veil.

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Noun[edit]

velar (plural velars)

  1. (phonetics) a sound articulated at the soft palate

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

velar m (Cyrillic spelling велар)

  1. a velar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin velaris.

Adjective[edit]

velar m, f (plural velares)

  1. velar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin vigilāre, present active infinitive of vigilō.

Verb[edit]

velar (first-person singular present velo, first-person singular preterite velé, past participle velado)

  1. to watch, to guard
  2. to be vigilant
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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

velar

  1. (phonetics) velar

Verb[edit]

velar

  1. present tense of vela.